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2017: Over 53,000 Abortion Cases Recorded

Figures from the Ghana Health Service (GHS) reveal that 53,114 abortions were supervised in public health facilities in the country in 2017.Unsafe abortion also...

Ebola Health Workers Attacked In DR Congo

Health workers tackling an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo have been severely injured after being attacked by angry residents who believe...

Every Patient In The Hospital Deserves A Voice

Going to the hospital in Ghana is a nightmare, I told a doctor, and I hate hospitals for the fact that usually the patient,...

GHS supervises more abortion cases in 2017

Figures from the Ghana Health Service (GHS) reveal that 53,114 abortions were supervised in public health facilities in the country in 2017. Unsafe abortion also...

Processed Meat ‘Linked To Breast Cancer’

Regularly eating foods like bacon and sausages may raise the risk of breast cancer, according to researchers.A review of studies found women who ate...

‘Take Spinal Care Seriously’ – Spinal Clinic CEO Advises Ghanaians

Dr Bryan Cox, the CEO of Spinal Clinic Limited has urged Ghanaians to be concerned about their spines for a better health and prevent...

Ashanti Police Arrest 2 With 128 Slabs Of Weed

Police in the Ashanti Region have arrested two people for allegedly transporting 128 compressed slabs of dry leaves suspected to be cannabis. The suspects, Osumanu...

Cancers ‘rising around the world’

There will be 18.1 million new cases of cancer and 9.6 million people will die with the disease this year worldwide, a report predicts. The...

Medical Screening For 490,000 SHS Freshers

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) and the Ghana Education Service (GES) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to formalise the annual School Health...

Middle-Aged Should Have ‘Drink-Free’ Days

A new campaign is urging people between the ages of 45 and 65 to have regular "drink-free" days.Middle-aged drinkers are more likely than other...